The smart city campaign was launched by Patna Municipal Corporation in the most prestigious Maurya Hotel on 13th August, 2016 in presence of eminent stakeholders. The agenda of meeting was to present the idea of smart city to its citizens whose involvement is most important in formulating the vision and path of smart city Patna. The meeting was hosted my Urban Development Minister, Govt. Of Bihar, Mr. Maheshwar Hazari in august presence of Mr. Ram Kripal Yadav, minister of rural development, Govt. Of India, PMC Mayor, PMC Deputy Mayor, Mr. Arun Kumar sinha (MLA Patna), secretary Urban development department, DM Patna and PMC officials. The smart city proposal of the cities of Bihar selected in earlier round, namely Bhagalpur, Muzafarpur and Biharsharif were shown by SPUR to create a mass awareness regarding smart city initiative. The consultant of smart city Patna showcased their idea of smart city with the proposal options of area based development and pan city. The proposal ideas were opened for house discussion in which everybody participated and a lot of valuable suggestions came out. The event was special as there was presence of major stakeholders of Patna on a single platform to discuss the future of their own city.
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